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Queen Flora demonstrates an eco-slide

Queen Flora demonstrates permeable and non-permeable surfaces


Join Sense of Place Learning for a “Wet and Wild” eco-adventure at the Children’s Museum! What causes mudslides? What happens to rainwater when it falls on a parking lot?  Find out when you meet Queen Flora and help her protect the environment and save the Kingdom by making good eco-decisions.  Make the right choices and you’ll become an honorary “Good Steward of the Earth”.

Then decorate your own flowerpot and start planting the seeds of a bright and beautiful eco-future.

Check the Children’s Museum website for show dates and times http://www.pittsburghkids.org

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Margaret and Paula get the keys to their new office at the Children's Museum

Getting the keys!

How lucky are we to be getting the keys to our new office in the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh? We are delighted to be part of an organization with a long and impressive history of serving children. As a Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh partner, SPL joins a community of educators and organizations committed to:

  • Making available resource, ideas, and programs
  • Serving as a contributing member of an innovative, cultural neighborhood
  • Championing the educational center as a place where children can learn, play, and create
  • Focusing on children and the arts, literacy, child advocacy, and/or early childhood education (Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Ethics Agreement, 2009)

Our office is located on the second floor and we invite you to stop by and say hello!

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